Lives of the Musicians

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Lives of the Musicians

Good Times, Bad Times (and What the Neighbors Thought)

By Kathleen Krull; Kathryn Hewitt (Illustrator)

Harcourt Children's Books, Hardcover, 9780152480103, 96pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 1993

Description
Here are the life stories of such diverse figures as Vivaldi, Mozart, Scott Joplin, Nadia Boulanger, and Woody Guthrie. Readers will learn of both their musical natures and the personal, humorous characteristics that make their lives so fascinating. Living, breathing anecdotes--the stuff of which the best biography is made. --"Publishers Weekly"


About the Author
Kathleen Krullhas written muchinnovative nonfiction for young people, including all of the books in the "Lives of . . ." series, and has made a chatty, accessible approach to biography her hallmark. She lives in San Diego, California. Visit her website at www.kathleenkrull.com. Kathryn Hewitt's caricatures of famous figures led kids to dub the "Lives of . . ." series the "Big Head" books. She has illustrated many books for young readers, some of which she also wrote. She lives in Santa Monica, California. Visit her website at www.kathrynhewitt.com. "

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